Food and wine pairing experience included.
Departures: 06:05 a.m.
Duration: 13 hours
Language(s): Tour may be in two languages: English and Spanish
Meeting point: Free pick-up service from centrally located hotels.
Tour ends: Rome railway station (drop off at hotels is not included)
IMPORTANT: No refund will be given in case of cancellation or if clients miss the train back to Rome.
*MORNING: HALF DAY CITY TOUR INCLUDING THE ACADEMY GALLERY
AFTERNOON: VISIT THE DUOMO, THE SECRET TERRACE & BRUNELLESCHI’S DOME
Pick up from hotel approx. 05:30 a.m. and we transfer you to the train station, where our assistant meets you with your tickets and information for the day. At 06:05 a.m. the train departs to Florence and arrives at Santa Maria Novella Railway Station at 07:30 am. At 08:10 a morning half day tour of the city including the Academy Gallery that houses the original David by Michelangelo. Free time and at 02:15 p.m. the exclusive visit of the Dome to admire the unique frescoes by Vasari and Zuccari.
Then, after visiting the fascinating Crypt containing the archaeological remains of the ancient Cathedral of Santa Reparata, a suggestive walk through narrow and openair corridors that have been closed to the public for centuries to reach the northern terrace of the Cathedral rooftop. The panoramic view from there will take your breath away. You can use your ticket to reach the Top of the Dome and admire the stunning Last Judgement frescoes. (Herefore the number of steps to reach the top of each monument: Terraces 153 / Brunelleschi’s Dome 463 *153 + 310 from the terraces)
At 06:30 p.m. departure back to Rome from Santa Maria Novella Railway Station (we recommend you to be at the Station 20’ prior). Arrival at the Railway Station in Rome at 08:00 p.m..
End of services, drop-off at hotels is not included. You can return to your hotel by subway or by taxi, both available at the railway station.
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